WORLD ON THE RUN II

Financial Post – U.S. stock futures pointed to strong opening gains for Wall Street on Wednesday after the midterm elections handed Democrats the House of Representatives...

Huff Post – Democrats Rashida Tlaib in Michigan and Ilhan Omar in Minnesota both won their races for House seats on Tuesday, becoming the first Muslim women ever elected to...

Fox News – Originally, the unique leavened cake, which typically calls for sourdough starter, was called “muster cake” and was created by colonial women to feed...

BBC – President Donald Trump has hailed a “big victory” in US mid-term elections which saw Democrats seize of the House of Representatives but Republicans consolidate...

AP – The Democratic victory in the U.S. House of Representatives could echo from Moscow to Beijing to Riyadh, with empowered Democrats now able to launch...

The Guardian – Country becomes first to administer experimental vaccine without active outbreak of the deadly disease, in bid to protect 2,000 medics close to DRC...

New York Times – A total of 250 children in elementary, middle and high schools committed suicide last year in Japan, the highest number since 1986…....

National Post – October brought bleak news for many American companies doing business in China, with tariffs rising and bilateral relations plummeting. Not so for Ivanka...

Globe and Mail – The most visible sign that that these will not be ordinary midterm elections is that voters appear to be unusually fired up....

Jerusalem Post – “Trump will now face what he didn’t have to face in his first two years – that the House of Representatives will be...

Politico – Driven by massive voter turnout, the 2018 midterm election was both a blue wave and a red wave. It just depended on which map...

CNBC – The Florida Senate race — the country’s most expensive contest this year and one of its most bitter — was too close to call...

CNN – Democrats on Tuesday captured the House of Representatives and are set to exert a major institutional check on President Donald Trump, while breaking the Republican...

Trust.org – Some 5,000 people seeking refuge in a hospital in Central African Republic (CAR) risk being attacked by armed groups, a medical charity said on...

Reuters – As pollution levels surged to “severe” and “hazardous” levels in New Delhi this week, there was little sign that residents of India’s teeming capital...

Quartz – The iPhone turned Apple from a successful computer company to the most valuable business in the world… More at Quartz 

Washington Post – Even as Silicon Valley has become more aggressive in battling foreign efforts to influence U.S. politics, it is losing innumerable cat-and-mouse games with...